Heart and Vascular Center


The Society of Thoracic Surgeons has a comprehensive rating system that allows for comparisons of the quality of cardiac surgery among hospitals across the country. Approximately 12 percent of hospitals received a three-star rating, which denotes the highest category of quality. In the current analysis of national data covering the period from July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009, the cardiac surgery performance of St. Joseph Hospital was found to lie in the highest quality tier, thereby receiving a prestigious STS three-star rating for the third year in a row.

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